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ISBN-13: 9780739132357
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication date: 03/09/2010
Series: Greek Studies: Interdisciplinary Approaches Series
Pages: 532
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.30(d)

About the Author

Anna Stroulia teaches for the Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice at the University of Southern Indiana. She is the author of Flexible Stones: Ground Stone Tools from Franchthi Cave. Susan Buck Sutton is associate vice president of international affairs and professor of anthropology at Indiana University. She is editor of Contingent Countryside: Settlement, Economy and Land Use in the Southern Argolid Since 1700.

Table of Contents

Part 1 Part I. Introduction Chapter 2 Chapter 1. Archaeological Sites and the Chasm between Past and Present Part 3 Part II. Tales of Sites and Communities Chapter 4 Chapter 2. On the Shoulders of Hera: Alternative Readings of Antiquity in the Greek Memoryscape Chapter 5 Chapter 3. "Writing down the Country": Travelers and the Emergence of the Archaeological Gaze Chapter 6 Chapter 4. Herakles Unbound: Stories of Antiquity and Modernity in the Nemea Valley Chapter 7 Chapter 5. Between the Local and the Global: The Athenian Acropolis as both National and World Monument Chapter 8 Chapter 6. Producing and Consuming Pictures: Representations of a Landscape Chapter 9 Chapter 7. Immanent or Eminent Domain? The Contest over Thessaloniki's Rotonda Chapter 10 Chapter 8. Material Memory and Politics: An Approach to the "Destruction" of the Architectural Past of Thessaloniki in the Twentieth Century Chapter 11 Chapter 9. The Cyclops, the Sultan, and the Empty Post: Sites and Histories in Turkish(Re)appropriations of the Thracian Past Chapter 12 Chapter 10. The Making of an Historic Site: An Exercise in Knowledge and Localism Chapter 13 Chapter 11. Between the Village and the Site: A Conversation on Conflict and Partnership Chapter 14 Chapter 12. "Between Mud and Poetry:" Archaeology in the Local Market Chapter 15 Chapter 13. Seeing Voices and Changing Relationships: Film, Archaeological Reporting, and the Landscape of People in Sphakia Chapter 16 Chapter 14. A Stratigraphy of Meanings: Integrating Antiquities into Daily Life at Paroikia, Paros Chapter 17 Chapter 15. From Franchthi Cave to Kilada: Reflections on a Long and Winding Road Part 18 Part III. Commentaries Chapter 19 Chapter 16. Archaeologies in Situ, Situated Archaeologies Chapter 20 Chapter 17. There is a Blue Elephant in the Room: From State Institutions to Citizen Indifference Chapter 21 Chapter 18. Situating Theory: Dynamics of Condescension and Reciprocity in the Material Shadow of the Past Chapter 22 Chapter 19. Archaeology through the Lens of the Local

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